PASSIVE TOUCH

a type of touch marked by sensory experiences which take place whenever the viewer doesn't engage in movement. With regard to passive touch, arousal is imposed onto the flesh of the person.

PASSIVE TOUCH: "Passive touch and active touch cannot feasibly occur at the same time in regard to the same place or area on the skin."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PASSIVE TOUCH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/passive-touch/ (accessed January 23, 2021).
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